STUDENT TICKET PLANS AND ORGANIZATION WEBSITES

 

VANCOUVER SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (VSO):

If you are UNDER 30 and/or a FULL-TIME STUDENT, go to  http://www.vancouversymphony.ca/concerts/all-access-pass/ , fill out your application for the TD All-Access Pass, and follow instructions from there.  This will allow you to buy VSO tickets for just $15 each!  Two tickets can be purchased at any one time.  If any problems, call 604.876.3434 

The home of the VSO is the Orpheum Theater; concerts occasionally at Chan Centre, Bell Centre (Surrey) and North Vancouver Centennial Theater.

 

VANCOUVER RECITAL SOCIETY (VRS):

For anyone 35 or under, Ru35 program now gives you best available seating for $18 per ticket. Ru35 tickets can be ordered only by phone; 604.602.0363.  Student ‘rush’ seats may also be available at $10 at ticket for certain concerts on an in-person basis, one hour before concert.  Have valid ID at the box office.  Note: For piano recitals at Chan Centre, UBC, get tickets as close as you can; main floor is best, but sides (even in balcony) will be better than anything far back.

Concerts at Chan Centre, UBC and Vancouver Playhouse

 

FRIENDS OF CHAMBER MUSIC (FCM):
Simply arrive within an hour before concert. Seats are not reserved, so earlier is better.  Or book online at friendsofchambermusic.ca Cost: $15 with student card.

THE CURRENT ONLINE PROMOTION CODE FOR FREE TICKETS TO FCM EVENTS IS:  VancouverClassical

Concerts: Vancouver Playhouse.

 

VANCOUVER CHOPIN SOCIETY (VCS):
Currently offering a 25% discount at $30 per ticket. http://chopinsociety.org/

Concerts at Vancouver Playhouse and Magee High School

 

EARLY MUSIC VANCOUVER:
Offers half-price tickets for those under 35 for most concerts; rush seats at $10 come
on sale immediately before the concert. http://www.earlymusic.bc.ca/

Concerts at Vancouver Playhouse, Orpheum Annex, Chan Centre, UBC and Fox Caberet

 

VANCOUVER OPERA: 
Opera is always pretty expensive (best seats over $150).  The ‘Get Out’ programme offers a
limited number of seats for those under 35 for $35 a ticket; can be booked online with a PROMO
code within two weeks of performance or phone 604.683.0222.  Groups of ten or more students
can attend dress rehearsal for $15 a ticket. http://www.vancouveropera.ca/